Join us for Quarterly Meeting for Worship at 10:30am. Followed by a brief Meeting for Business. Then potluck and fellowship at
Harrybrooke Park, close by. A youth program will be provided along with childcare. All are welcome.
The Northwest corner of Connecticut has much to offerâ€¦come for the day or make it a weekend.
Things To Do
Bicycling, Walking, Jungle Gyms
Sunny Valley Preserve
Walking, Bird Watching
Lovers Leap State Park
Hiking, Views over Lake Lillanonah
Walk around New Milfordâ€™s historic town green, with shops, restaurants, gazebo and movie theater
The Pratt Center
explore the preserve, hike the trails and visit the nature center.
The Northwest Corner (15-45 minutes)
Kent Falls State Park
Explore the Housatonic River by Canoe, Kayak or Rafting
Hike the AT / Berkshire Hills
Explore sections of the Appalachian Trail or other area trails
The Antiques Capital of CT
Want to find that special antique head across Rt. 67 and 317 to the town of Woodbury and it’s historic main street lined with antique shops
The Institute for American Indian Studies
4th Annual Green Corn Festival – 38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-0518.
Join IAIS staff and friends at our Annual Green Corn Festival on Saturday, August 1/2009 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm to celebrate this time of year when the first corn is ready to be eaten. Dale Carson, Abenaki and nationally known Native American chef, will host the event and prepare traditional Native American dishes on an open fire in our outdoor replicated Indian village.
Summer Concert Series at City Center Danbury
Curtis T Blues/Soft Rock
Bandshell/Danbury Green, Danbury, CT 06810. Phone: 203-792-1711.
On Saturday, August 1, 2009 starting at 7:30PM the Danbury CityCenter Summertime Concert Series continues with Curtis T Blues/Soft Rock. Concerts are all free. Bring a chair and a picnic and enjoy the show.
14th Annual Litchfield Jazz Festival
Litchfield Jazz Festival, Kent School, One Macedonia Road, Kent, CT 06757. Phone: 860-567-4162. Fax: 860-361-6288 . Litchfield Jazz Festival, now in its fourteenth summer, is held at the Campus of Kent School in Kent, CT on July 31, August 1, 2, 2009
Elsewhere In the State
Times are estimated from Housatonic Meeting as the starting point.
The Aldrich Museum for Contemporary Art – Ridgefield (30 minutes)
The Maritime Aquarium (with IMAX) – Norwalk (40 minutes)
Sherwood Island State Park – Westport (50 minutes)
The Mark Twain House – Hartford (60 minutes)
The Wadsworth Atheneum – Hartford (60 minutes)
Silver Sands State Park – Milford (60 minutes)
Mystic Seaport – Mystic (2 hours)
Mystic Aquarium – Mystic (2 hours)